Homelander is being set up as a father figure, while Billy can only watch on, wishing that was him. This, inevitably, will lead to a renewed attempt at revenge on Billy’s part. Of course, it remains to be seen how the leader of The Boys will get out of his predicament come the second season, though this conflict will likely form the crux of the second season’s dramatic beats. … [Read more...] about The Boys season 1 ending explained: what the big cliffhanger means for season 2
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“After being dressed down by Stilwell… [Homelander] was standing on one of the Chrysler building Eagles,” Kripke explains. “He pulled his pants down and started jerking off, mumbling ‘I can do whatever I want’ over and over again until he climaxed all over New York City.” … [Read more...] about The Boys season 1 almost featured one of the grossest NSFW superhero scenes in history – but Amazon decided to cut it
In writing this article, I thought I might be able to conjure up a solution by the end of it. Resurrecting the RTS is my crusade for 2020. But honestly it's just made me gloomier. It's probably too much for one person, especially if that person is a writer and not, in fact, a game developer. I mean, I've written half of an adventure game script, but I don't think that counts. And I've got a sneaking suspicion that what I want isn't want most people desire, or what would necessarily be best for the genre. The competitive side, the esports, the streamers—I don't care about any of that, but it's impossible to ignore that they're largely the reason StarCraft 2 has stuck around for as long as it has. … [Read more...] about Can real-time strategy come back from the brink of death?
Released in 2009, Red Faction: Guerrilla is an open-world game about a guy who gets a job working the mines on Mars, and quickly ends up at the forefront of an insurgency against the pushy jerks of the Earth Defense Force. It's best known for the wild destructiveness it enabled: players can destroy pretty much everything they come across, including full-sized structures. And in case there was any doubt, yes, killing a whole bunch of bad guys at once by smashing a huge truck into the building they were standing on is very satisfying. … [Read more...] about Red Faction: Guerrilla is coming back in a ‘Re-Mars-tered’ edition (Updated)